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Grit. Rock. Blues: Discover The Modes

The Modes –  Dan (Vocals, Guitar) and Jon (Drums, Synth)- are an Alternative Rock duo, from Brighton, UK,  that combines the harsh sounds of rock, and textual grit of blues-rock, hailing back to their similarities of  The Black Keys earlier albums, and being told that this is what The Black Keys “should have been” (Rock Britain Music Blog). 193 more words


Steve Taylor and Some Band: Limelight

TRACKS: 1. This Disco (Used To Be A Cute Cathedral); 2.I Want To Be A Clone; 3. You Don’t Owe Me Nothing; 4. On The Fritz; 5. 195 more words

Pocketful of Pain – FlyCatFly (reviewed by Dave Franklin)

I’ve often thought that three-piece bands are the perfect format and Berlin’s FlyCatFly are a fine example of that idea. When dealing with the gentler songs such as opening salvo, Staring Holes, the band retain a wonderful minimalism that accentuates the feel and the textures of the song, when delivering rockers such as Ready To they just look you straight in the eye and lay down a solid groove. 260 more words


Drug Church / The Fleece / Bristol / April 23rd 2015

Blown away by the opening band for The Smith Street Band and Gnarwolves, held at The Fleece in Bristol, hosted by Deadpunk Promotions.  Never having really listened to… 99 more words

INXS: Listen Like Thieves

Now this was an influential album for me.  I think I was a sophomore in high school when I experienced this album for the first time.   277 more words

Alt Rock

Coming Up For Air: Kodaline in Concert + Ticket Giveaway

Two years ago, Kodaline was the supporting act at a 9:30 Club show. Last week, the Irish rock band returned to the D.C. venue, this time as the headliner. 1,241 more words
Indie Rock

Video: The Replacements debut new song – and have written several more

If you’ve been begging for new material from The Replacements since they ended their two decade hiatus in 2013, you’ve finally got your wish.

The Minneapolis-based alt-rock gods has been debuting a new song on its national tour  205 more words